Elderly veteran reported endangered, missing from Sandusky group home
Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:18:30 GMT —
UPDATE: Mr. Berkild was located late Tuesday morning by Cleveland Police at the NASA Glen Research Center. He was found safe.
Ohioans are asked to be on the lookout for a man who went missing from the Ohio Veterans Home in Sandusky Monday afternoon.
93-year-old Paul Berkild was last seen leaving the Ohio Veterans Home, 3416 Columbus Avenue, at 3:47 p.m. Monday. Officials say he needs medication as he suffers from dementia and high blood pressure.
Berkild is a white male, stands 6'2" tall, and weighs 170 lbs. He has white hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing khaki pants, a turquoise shirt, yellow jacket, and white baseball cap.
He may be in a tan-colored 2006 Buick Lucerne with Ohio plates AV58PP.
Anyone with information on Berkild's whereabouts is asked to call 1-866-693-9171 or dial 9-1-1.